5 genius ways to improve your home and garden


5 genius ways to improve your home and garden

With each new period of your life, you might find yourself needing different things from your home and your garden.

This is why we’ve drawn up a list of 5 genius ways to easily improve your home and garden.

Why should you improve your home and garden?

Here are some of the reasons why you should consider revamping your home and garden:

  • To increase your property’s value
  • To improve your lifestyle
  • To better celebrate important milestones and special events

5 ways to improve your home and garden

Here are five simple but efficient ways to improve your home and garden.

  • Butterfly feeder

If you want to attract some beautiful butterflies, we recommend placing a butterfly feeder in your garden.

Not only are these feeders great for attracting butterflies, but they are also charming to look at and will add a nice touch to your garden. 

You can opt for a butterfly feeder or a butterfly puddling station. Both are affordable and pretty easy to find.

Alternatively, you can choose to make your own one.

Here is a short guide on how to make a charming little butterfly feeder. Here is a video on how to build your own butterfly puddling station.

  • Quonset hut kit

Installing a Quonset hut kit in your backyard is a great way to improve your outdoor and indoor space.

You can make a charming Quonset hut that both looks great from the outside and the inside.

You can use it as a storage space, a workshop, a garage, a barn, a guest house or an office.

A Quonset hut kit is affordable, durable, low maintenance and easy to build.

You can make some changes to it whenever your needs change.

  • Soft indoor lights

Adding soft lights in your home is a great way to improve your wellbeing and reduce your stress levels. Soft lights create a cozier, more welcoming and relaxing atmosphere.

There are several affordable ways to replace bright and harsh lights with softer ones.

Great and inexpensive soft lights include fairy lights, candles and small lamps. To avoid any fire hazards, you might want to opt for flameless candles.

You do not need to purchase new lamps to improve your indoor lighting. You can simply replace the lightbulbs of your existing lamps with softer ones to create a nicer atmosphere.

You can also purchase some new lamp shades to soften the light of your existing lamps.

  • Textures

You can easily improve your home by adding more textures and playing with different layers, colors and textiles.

For example, you can play with textures by combining softer ones with crisper, slightly rougher textiles like linen.

A combination of soft and rougher textiles helps create a richer interior design. Your room will soon appear sophisticated and elegant.

That being said, avoid adding too many different textures and colors in one room.

Stick to two or three different textures and colors and reassess from there. Otherwise, your room might feel overwhelming and chaotic. 

  • Gallery wall

A gallery wall is a great way to enhance your home. Gallery walls are easy and pretty affordable to make.

All you need is some artwork that you like or photographs that you enjoy looking at. Put these in some nice frames and hang them next to each other on one wall.

For a sophisticated gallery wall, try to select artwork and photographs of high-quality and that complement each other either in color or in terms of theme.

Feel free to play around with your gallery wall and regularly change what you put in the frames until you’re happy with the overall look.

Final thoughts

In this article, we discussed 5 ways in which you can improve your home and garden space. We hope you found these tips useful and that you will have fun trying them out.

Let us know in the comments if you have any other tips that you would like to share.  

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